Lonely man movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lonely man movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, psychological, humorous, suspenseful, cult film and light films and TV shows about / with lonely man, loneliness, telephone call, chase, death, female nudity, murder, photograph, friend and male objectification plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lonely man: Her Name Was Christa (2020), Denmark (2019), Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987), I Love You, Stupid (2020), Phobidilia (2009), Flytrap (2015), Cherish (2002), Foodie Love (2019), The Sleeping Car Murder (1965), The Motive (2017).

List of lonely man movies

Her Name Was Christa (2020)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Stephen is a socially awkward, middle-aged telemarketer and is desperately alone. At the suggestion of a co-worker, he goes out into the night to find a prostitute for "The Girlfriend Experience." He meets Christa, a streetwise call girl ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: loneliness, love, prostitute, necrophilia, lonely man, male female relationship, relationship problems, death, love affair, suspense, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
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 6.2
 2K
Denmark (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Herb’s life is a mess. He’s lost his welfare, can’t hold a job, can’t talk to his son, has a neighbour who won’t shut up and a diet that consists mainly of cheap beer and mushy peas. It’s no way to live and he knows it. Then he learns ...
Style: sentimental, touching, melancholic, sincere, light
Plot: criminal, juvenile delinquency, lonely man, father son relationship, little girl, arrest, bank robbery, heist, senior citizen, depression, cell, estranged son ...
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Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man must struggle to travel home for Thanksgiving, with an obnoxious slob of a shower ring salesman his only companion.
Style: feel good, road movie, light, funny, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: road trip, thanksgiving, travel, holiday, train, buddy, snow, airplane, on the road, railway, husband wife relationship, airport ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, illinois, new york ...
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I Love You, Stupid (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Marcos' life turns upside down after he loses the same day his girlfriend and his job. Marcos' life turns wild after to meet Raquel.
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, funny
Plot: dating, vulgar language, lifestyle change, lonely man, guru, loneliness, exhibitionist, lifestyle, changing lives, relationships, humour, masturbation ...
Place: barcelona, catalonia
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 6.5
 256
Phobidilia (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After suffering an emotional breakdown in a public place, a young man vows to quit the chaotic city life and never leave his apartment. He quickly discovers that in todays world all his needs can be easily met: sexual satisfaction via the internet, ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: confined, losing-it hero, opposites attract, misfit, love and romance, isolation, mental illness, impossible love, estrangement, couples, social misfits, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
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 5.9
 4K
Flytrap (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Flytrap mixes sci-fi with dark humor to tell the story of a reserved English Astronomer who becomes ensnared by the mysterious Mary Ann and her creepy and dangerous comrades. Held hostage in a twisted version of suburban San Fernando Valley, the ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, unusual plot structure, humorous
Plot: darkness, dark humor, threat, night, trap, mysterious woman, violence, astronomer, lonely man, risk, desire, attraction ...
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 6.6
 3K
Cherish (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After a martini-induced rampage, a fantasy-prone young woman is placed under house arrest.
Style: humorous, talky, ironic, lyrical, semi serious ...
Plot: obsession, twists and turns, loneliness, creativity, house arrest, life philosophy, eccentricity, isolation, police investigation, false accusation, dishonesty, stalker ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: san francisco
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 7.7
 2K
Foodie Love (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: A pair of thirty-somethings meet through a food lover app and embark on a relationship despite past scars. Over the course of several dates, they discover where their tastes overlap and whether their passion for food, and shared distaste for foodie ...
Style: light, touching, captivating, entertaining, sentimental ...
Plot: restaurant, single woman, love and romance, cafe, philosophical conversation, lonely man, love interest, food, cookery, tragedy, first date, male nudity ...
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The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Style: neo noir, perverse, slasher, political
Plot: train, police, serial killer, investigation, boxing, railway, trippy, murder, age-gap relationship, car chase, police raid, police inspector ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france
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 6.5
 6K
The Motive (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Álvaro is a poor man obsessed with the idea of writing 'high literature'. He starts provoking conflicts to write about them.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tragicomedy, twist ending ...
Plot: aspiring writer, ambition, husband wife relationship, extramarital affair, writers, adultery, neighbor, lie, fired from the job, rivalry, employer employee relationship, suspense ...
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Dispatches from Elsewhere (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A group of ordinary people who stumble onto a puzzle hiding just behind the veil of everyday life come to find that the mystery winds far deeper than they ever imagined.
Style: enigmatic, exciting, captivating, light, surreal ...
Plot: quest, chance meeting, transgender woman, lonely man, loneliness, fantasy world, mysterious man, stranger, challenge, puzzle, letter, uncover truth ...
Place: philadelphia
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 6.1
 20K
Willard (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Desperate for companionship, the repressed Willard befriends a group of rats that inhabit his late father's deteriorating mansion. In these furry creatures, Willard finds temporary refuge from daily abuse at the hands of his bedridden mother ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: rat, vengeance, suspense, workplace, psychopath, misfit, greed, brutality, obsession, loneliness, dangerous animal, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century
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Loser Takes All (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Man (Gianis Aggelakas), a mysterious man of the underworld, small time grifter and big time hard-man, who has an anarchic tendency to mumble and comment on the system, society, police, the underworld itself and other things, along with his beloved ...
Style: mind bending, psychedelic, surreal, dark
Plot: obsession, companion, theft, lonely man, loser, drunkenness, police, female nudity, money, drugs, sex, nightclub ...
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The Day of the Locust (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An art director in the 1930s falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.
Style: cerebral, disturbing, atmospheric, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: female nudity, hollywood, art, satire, great depression, filmmaking, movie business, showbiz, suspense, politics, surrealism, actor ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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 7.0
 263
Aniceto (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Love, passion, disappointment, pain and sadness shape this love triangle between Aniceto, Francisca and Lucía, played by dancers Hernán Piquín, Natalia Pelayo and Alejandra Baldón.
Plot: rooster, relationships, lonely man, tragedy, fight, love triangle, love, tango, dancing
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Police Python 357 (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A tough but honest cop must clear his name after a corrupt colleague implicates him in a murder in this French thriller. Ferrot is a hard-as-nails police detective who is attracted to a beautiful woman named Sylvia. Sylvia, however, is having an ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, psychological, tense ...
Plot: love triangle, lonely man, honest law enforcer, who done it, murder, frame up, police corruption, righting the wronged, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france
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The Endless (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lonesome man at the threshold of death finds himself trapped in a place called the Endless.
Style: surreal, experimental, art house, art film, silent film
Plot: lucid dreaming, lonely man, suicide, avant-garde, darkness, dying, surrealism, depression, dream, nightmare, death
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The Heroes of Evil (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three teenagers, brought together from bullying, indulge in petty theft, sex and drugs. They inevitably realize they can resort to violence to take revenge on everyone who has humiliated them: students, teachers and other outcasts. One of them ...
Style: tense, touching, psychological, lgbt cinema, queer cinema ...
Plot: theft, bullying, revenge, adolescence, sociopathy, homosexuality, juvenile delinquency, attempted murder, suspense, teen suicide, closeted gay, suicidal tendency ...
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 6.9
 766
Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Style: light, feel good, suspenseful, captivating, touching ...
Plot: robot, geek, engineer, lonely man, robotics, school, saving a life, press conference, recruiting, media coverage, old man, humanoid robot ...
Place: japan
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 7.3
 64K
Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: fairy tale, epic, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: knight, arthurian legend, sword fight, king arthur, mythology, medieval, good versus evil, battles, legends and myths, magic, sword, legend ...
Time: middle ages, future, 5th century
Place: england, europe, britain
Is relevant ?
 5.5
 1K
Freehold (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An oily, amoral estate agent is preyed upon by one of his victims, who quietly moves into his flat and, unseen, begins a deliciously malicious campaign of revenge.
Style: scary, psychotronic, unusual plot structure, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: revenge, peeping tom, psychopath as protagonist, sociopath, psychopath, selfish man, egocentric man, evil man, conflict between friends, sociopath as protagonist, sociopathy, lifestyle change ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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The Good Neighbor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two high school filmmakers decide to create the illusion of a haunting on an unsuspecting neighbor.
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: found footage, hidden camera, revenge, court, twists and turns, old man, lawyer, crime gone awry, bullying, home invasion, secrets, brutality ...
Time: year 2014, 2010s, 21st century
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The Last Horror Film (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A New York taxi driver stalks a beautiful actress attending the Cannes Film Festival, which coincides with a series of violent killings of the lady's friends.
Style: slasher, bloody, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, taxi, killer, stalker, mental disorder, teenager, found footage, exploitation, stalking, investigation, obsession, mentally unstable ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, new york, usa, europe, cannes
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A Girl in Australia (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy, Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The film is about an old fashioned Italian with moral values of the 1930/40's ,who has to find a wife in the modern, woman's liberated society of Australia of the 1960/70's.
Style: epic, surprise ending
Plot: summer, hotel room, prostitute, italian history, teacher, lie, radio, friend, friendship, moving, school, doctor ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy, australia, italy
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 3K
Steak (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French comedy with comedians Eric & Ramzy made by Quentin Dupieux a.k.a. Mr. Oizo.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, not serious, surreal ...
Plot: money raising, gang, society, friends, buddies, disorder, fish out of water, life is a bitch, future dystopia, friendship, plastic surgery, dark humor ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: france
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Everything Beautiful Is Far Away (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On an isolated desert planet, a man who is looking for parts to repair his robotic companion teams up with a young woman searching for an imaginary lake.
Style: captivating, light, feel good, unusual plot structure, realistic ...
Plot: desert, learning the truth, passive aggressive behavior, passive aggressive woman, survival, magical, existentialism, distopia, woman, robot, lake, female robot ...
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 4K
Coldblooded (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cosmo, an affectless mob bookie who lives in the basement of a retirement home, is promoted to hitman. He learns his new trade from Steve, a seasoned killer. He falls in love with a yoga teacher, Jasmine, and must figure out a way to leave the mob ...
Style: humorous, intense, stylized, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: gangsters, murder, hitman, moral ambiguity, opposites attract, criminal heroes, love and romance, going straight, dishonesty, killer, dark humor, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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The Little Man (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Little Man lives happily in his little house in the Hollow Mountain. His peaceful life ends once he begins to have dreams about a mysterious house where he is to find what he desires. Even though he does not feel like having any desires, he ...
Style: psychotronic, fairy tale, colourful, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: puppetry, puppeteer, children, nightmare, party, old man, scientist, painting, chase, transformation, loneliness, robot ...
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The Optimists of Nine Elms (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A retired entertainer makes his living as a street musician on the streets of London. Two young children befriend the old musician, brightening his otherwise colorless life
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, offbeat
Plot: youth, street musician, family relations, artists and showbiz, friendship, urban ghetto, family life, society, friends, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, rich and poor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, england
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 3K
Storm (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 110 min.
Story: DD is a smug fellow, almost 30 years of age, who can manage all by himself. At least that's what he thinks. However, a strange woman - Lova - enters his life, hunted by evil men who want to hurt her. Against his will, DD is forced into a series ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, tense, urban fantasy
Plot: on the run, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, rivalry, journalism, delusion, investigation, obsession, love affair, time travel, siblings relations ...
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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